ERIC Number: ED417103
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
World of Belief: Religion and Spirituality. First Edition. Our Human Family Series.
This book examines the cultural universal of religion and spirituality from a multicultural perspective and a time dimension. The text is written for juveniles and includes many color photographs. Chapters include: (1) "The Need to Believe"; (2) "The Americas"; (3) "Africa"; (4) "Europe and the Middle East"; (5) "Asia"; and (6) "Australia and the South Pacific." The volume concludes with a glossary and a 14-item list of further reading suggestions. (EH)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Childrens Literature, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Context, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, Multicultural Education, Nonformal Education, Religion Studies, Social Studies, Sociocultural Patterns, Spirituality
Blackbirch Press, Inc., 260 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525, telephone: 203-387-7525.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Museum of Natural History, CO.
Note: For related items in this series, see SO 028 371-374.